China Vice Premier Liu soothes tech firms, supports overseas listings

China Vice Premier Liu soothes tech firms, supports overseas listings

China’s Vice Premier Liu He exits the office of the US Trade Representative following a morning round of negotiations on the second day of last ditch trade talks in Washington, US, May 10, 2019. REUTERS/Leah Millis/Files Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SHANGHAI, May 17 (Reuters) – Chinese Vice -Premier Liu He … Read more

Asia markets rise on hopes of easing China tech crackdown

Asia markets rise on hopes of easing China tech crackdown

Blank prices are displayed in the stock quotation boards at the Tokyo Stock Exchange (TSE) after the TSE temporarily suspended all trading due to system problems in Tokyo, Japan October 1, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato/Files Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register HONG KONG, May 17 (Reuters) – Asian shares advanced on Tuesday, led … Read more

Colombia’s TuHabi, latest property tech ‘unicorn,’ touts $ 200 mln funding

Colombia’s TuHabi, latest property tech ‘unicorn,’ touts $ 200 mln funding

TuHabi co-founders Brynne McNulty Rojas and Sebastian Noguera pose for this handout photo in Mexico City, Mexico in early 2022. TuHabi/Handout via REUTERS Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MEXICO CITY, May 13 (Reuters) – Colombia’s TuHabi became the country’s first property technology “unicorn,” or company with a $ 1 billion valuation, … Read more

Google’s second try at computer glasses translate conversations in real time

Google’s second try at computer glasses translate conversations in real time

May 11 (Reuters)-The science-fiction is harder to see in Google’s second try at glasses with a built-in computer. A decade after the debut of Google Glass, a nubby, sci-fi-looking pair of specs that filmed what wearers saw but raised concerns about privacy and received low marks for design, the Alphabet Inc (GOOGL.O) unit on Wednesday … Read more

Supply chains snarl Taiwan tech firms as some strive to meet demand

Supply chains snarl Taiwan tech firms as some strive to meet demand

TAIPEI, May 3 (Reuters) – Taiwanese tech suppliers are suffering from supply constraints, even for such things as packing materials, as some struggle to take advantage of soaring demand. Taiwan is a key supplier to the global electronics ecosystem, with parts used in everything from refrigerators and smartphones to cars and missiles. Comments from a … Read more

Apple hit with EU antitrust charge over mobile payments technology

Apple hit with EU antitrust charge over mobile payments technology

BRUSSELS, May 2 (Reuters) – Apple faces a possible hefty fine and may have to open its mobile payment system to competitors after EU antitrust regulators charged the iPhone maker with restricting rivals’ access to its technology used for mobile wallets. This marks the second EU charge against Apple after EU regulators last year accused … Read more

Wall Street up before Fed meets as tech buying punctuates volatile trade

Wall Street up before Fed meets as tech buying punctuates volatile trade

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, US, April 14, 2022. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid Register now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register Activision up after Berkshire Hathaway reveals 9.5% stake Spirit Airlines slumps as board rejects JetBlue takeover offer Yield on 10-yr US Treasuries hits 3% … Read more